News - Pacific and General
14 Aug 2017
By Joe Yaya in Suva The Australian Government is providing 19 new patrol boats to Pacific island nations to combat increasing rates of transnational crimes in the region. Australia has also...
7 Jul 2017
A seasonal worker scheme providing employment for people from the Pacific has received a $10 million boost from the Government, which says it could be expanded to cover new industries like...
29 Jun 2017
Tier one rugby nations are being urged to follow the lead of Scotland, Italy and Wales by touring the Pacific Islands. The Scots were upset 27-22 in Suva at the weekend, one week after they...
19 Jun 2017
The new wave of Pacific migration: Thousands leave Auckland housing crisis behind for life in the provinces
Ta'ufo'ou Mataka hasn't looked back since leaving her Auckland home four years ago for a new life in Timaru. The mother of four moved to the South Island when her husband, Misimana...
16 Jun 2017
IAMTN joins IFAD in recognising and raising global awareness of the fundamental contribution made by migrant workers through remittances. Remittances complement banking institutions by providing...